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HOURLY WEATHER
300 AM HST THU APR 24 2014
(1300 UTC APR 24 2014)
BUOY REPORTS
STATION/POSITIONTIMETEMPWINDPRESWAVESWELL
AIRSEADIR/SP/GHT/PERHT/DIR
(UTC)(F)(DEG/KT/KT)(MB)(FT/S)(FT/D)
Buoy 51001NOT AVBL
Buoy 511011300727360/ 17/ 211021.0F9/147/350
Buoy 51100NOT AVBL
Buoy 510031300777860/ 16/ 171016.3F8/155
Buoy 510041300777970/ 16/ 191013.4F
Barbers Point BuoyNOT AVBL
Waimea Bay Buoy130076N/A6/143/300
Kailua Bay Buoy130075N/A8/ 82/ 60
Lanai Buoy130077N/A3/152/250
BARBERS PT 2130076N/A4/153/320
PAUWELA MAUINOT AVBL
HILO130078N/A8/ 93/340
KANEOHE BAY BUOY130075N/A7/ 82
HANALEI KAUAI130076N/A8/145/310
Kahului Harbor1300747640/ 15/ 201017.4F
Honolulu Harbor13007590/ 5/ 111018.1F
Kilo NaluNOT AVBL
Hilo Harbor13006977220/ 3/ 51017.7F
Mokuoloe1300747680/ 12/ 151018.8F
Nawiliwili130076N/A
WHOTS BUOYNOT AVBL
BUOY 51028NOT AVBL

WIND OBSERVATIONS

Observations listed in HST. HST is UTC - 10 hours.

StationDateTimeDirectionSpeedGust
UPOLU AIRPORT24APR1403:45641926
KAMUELA AIRPORT24APR1403:0010012MSG
HONOKAA24APR1403:45211
HAKALAU24APR1403:4525836
PUU MALIMSGMSGMSGMSG
HILO AP24APR1403:002205MSG
PALI 224APR1403:01101320
KEALAKOMO24APR1402:44151315
KAPAPALA24APR1402:4832247
NENE CABINMSGMSGMSGMSG
LOWER KAHUKUMSGMSGMSGMSG
SOUTH POINT24APR1403:00541826
PUHO CS24APR1403:226836
KONA INTL AP24APR1403:192305MSG
KALOKO-HONOKOHAU24APR1404:159334
KAUPULEHU24APR1403:3612779
PUU WAAWAA24APR1404:3715035
PUUANAHULUMSGMSGMSGMSG
KOHALA RANCH24APR1403:35270316
PUHE CSMSGMSGMSGMSG
KAWAIHAE24APR1402:451171220
KAWAIHAE NOSMSGMSGMSGMSG
AHUMOA24APR1403:359635
WAIKOLOA24APR1403:3592810
KEAUMO24APR1403:34327919
PTA KIPUKA ALALAMSGMSGMSGMSG
PTA WEST24APR1403:56157620
PTA KEAMUKU24APR1402:5012347
PTA RANGE 1724APR1403:491131122

SYNOPSIS

APR 24 2014 03:29:00 HST
APR 24 2014 13:29:00 UTC

SYNOPSIS FOR HAWAIIAN COASTAL WATERS:
High pressure far north of the area will drift southeast through the period, with an associated ridge remaining north of the islands. A passing front will weaken the ridge on Sunday and Monday.


5 DAY FORECAST


BIG ISLAND WINDWARD WATERS-
APR 24 2014 03:29:00 HST
APR 24 2014 13:29:00 UTC

Headlines
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM HST FRIDAY

TODAY
East winds to 25 kt. Wind waves 9 ft. Northwest swell 5 ft. Scattered showers in the morning, then isolated showers in the afternoon.

TONIGHT
East winds to 25 kt. Wind waves 9 ft. Northwest swell 4 ft. Scattered showers.

FRIDAY
East winds to 25 kt. Wind waves 9 ft. Northwest swell 4 ft. Scattered showers in the morning, then isolated showers in the afternoon.

FRIDAY NIGHT
East winds 20 kt. Wind waves 8 ft. Northwest swell 3 ft. Scattered showers.

SATURDAY
East winds 20 kt. Wind waves 8 ft. Northwest swell 3 ft. Scattered showers in the morning.

SATURDAY NIGHT
East winds 20 kt. Wind waves 7 ft. Isolated showers in the evening, then scattered showers after midnight.

SUNDAY
Northeast winds 20 kt. Wind waves 6 to 7 ft. Northwest swell 3 ft. Isolated showers.

MONDAY
Northeast winds 15 kt. Wind waves 5 ft. Northwest swell 3 ft. Isolated showers.


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